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The flatulence, contain methane gas and butane gas, or only methane?

The flatulence, contain methane gas and butane gas, or only methane?

No butane. Only 20%: Of people produce methane. 99% of the gas volume does not smell. More recent evidence proves that the major contribution to the smell of flatus comes from a combination of volatile sulphur compounds (vsc).[5][12] it is known that hydrogen sulphide (h2s), methyl mercaptan, mm (also known as methanethiol, mt), dimethyl sulphide (dms), dimethyl disulphide (dmds) and dimethyl trisulphide (dmts) are present and cause the smell.Those compounds are the one percent that cause the smell. Source: wikipedia. Best wishes. ...Read more

Gas (Definition)

In a medical context, "having gas" refers to having too much gas in the bowels. This causes burping, cramps in the belly, ...Read more


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I was going to fill a butane lighter and it was already full. It started spewing gas and now i feel very weird and a little nauseous. Am i ok?

I was going to fill a butane lighter and it was already full. It started spewing gas and now i feel very weird and a little nauseous. Am i ok?

Should be fine: The amount of inhaled butane you would have received from the spillage that would have occurred in the scenario you describe would not be a danger to your health. You should be ok. ...Read more

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Well, thing is i was emptying out the fluid from my lighter and then i smeeled something awful(butane) and it can kill me. Im scared. :'(?

Won't kill you: Butane smells nasty but it won't kill you and a whiff won't endanger your health. Neither will any of the other hydrocarbons used for burning. The really dangerous chemicals are kept under pretty good control. If you use the lighter for smoking tobacco, perhaps this would be a great time to think about getting help with quitting. You're in your prime & deserve to give yourself the best. ...Read more

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I smoked a gram of potent weed on Wed and Thurs and took a hit of Butane Hash Oil (BHO) on Thurs. If I take a hit of BHO again when will I be clean?

I smoked a gram of potent weed on Wed and Thurs and took a hit of 
Butane Hash Oil (BHO) on Thurs. If I take a hit of BHO again when will I be clean?

Drug screening: Single use Marijuana may be found in blood for 12 to 24 hours. Regular Use Marijuana may be found in blood for 2 to 7 days. Single use Marijuana might be detected in urine for 1 to 7 days (or more) and regular marijuana use can be detected in urine for 7 to 100 days (longer periods have been reported though). In “Pharmacokinetics of Cannabinoids” by McGilveray IJ it is stated “Hair tests are more ...Read more

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Are the ingredients in aerosol anti perspirant harmful for you when compared to regular anti-perspirant. Aerosol has lots more ingredients is Butane!

Are the ingredients in aerosol anti perspirant harmful for you when compared to regular anti-perspirant.  Aerosol has lots more ingredients is Butane!

The amount: you are "exposed" to of the "carrier" in aerosol antiperspirants is so small it should not have ANY long term effects of any kind MT OPINION ONLY! Dr Z ...Read more

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What can happen if someone nhales butane/propain?

What can happen if someone nhales butane/propain?

Bad things!: Inhaling these gases deprives your brain of oxygen, and overtime can lead to permanent brain damage. Too much at one time can cause death as well. ...Read more

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How long would butane stay in the body's system if a small amount inhaled?

How long would butane stay in the body's  system if a small amount inhaled?

Depends: Literature review states few minutes to 2 hours. Purposeful exposure or inhalation of butane is very dangerous and can lead to sudden death. There is a very thin margin between purposeful exposure to produce a drug high and sudden death. DO NOT expose yourself to purposeful inhalation. Any symptoms such as chest pain, palpitations, difficulty breathing....seek care ASAP in ER ...Read more

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I smoked small amounts of butane possibly 8 days ago smoking a dab bho THC oil made from weed extracted from butane. How worried should I be?

I smoked small amounts of butane possibly 8 days ago smoking a dab bho THC oil made from weed extracted from butane.  How worried should I be?

Wikipedia: hash oil: is where I got the info to answer your Q.The process uses LIQUID butane to dissolved chemicals in pot.Butane boils away at room temp very quickly,leaving crystals.These crystals get dissolved in the oil,which U smoked.Butane BOILS at below freezing.If there was any butane in the oil it would have exploded when you lit it.The question is, what other chemicals were concentrated for U to smoke? ...Read more

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